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Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

Minutemen third, Minutewomen finish fifth in Atlantic 10 Championships for UMass track and field -

May 8, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse wins A-10 title for ninth straight season -

May 8, 2017

Dayton takes two from UMass softball in weekend series -

May 8, 2017

It all means nothing, and everything

Maral Margossian traces the random events that led her to UMass and how everything worked out perfectly.

Senior Columns 2016-2017

Collegian seniors reflect on their time at UMass and the Collegian.

Events in Turkey today echo patterns of Armenian genocide

Maral Margossian draws parallels between the events leading up to the Armenian genocide and the ongoing turmoil in Turkey today.

Marketing should reflect consumer interests

Millennials have the power to change how major corporations handle social justice issues.

Five reasons why some words are overused and need to die

Five overused words that need to die.

To counter and balance: A place for conversation in the opinion pages

Maral Margossian explains the integral role of presenting diverse viewpoints in the op/ed page.

Humanize the other

Maral Margossian urges readers to try and understand each other when tensions run high.

Don’t move to Canada if Trump wins election

Maral Margossian argues why Americans should remain in the U.S. regardless of who becomes president.

Suicide prevention starts with openness

In light of World Suicide Prevention Day, Opinion Editor Maral Margossian discusses ways we can prevent suicide.

Editor’s note: Seniors say goodbye

As the Collegian enters its final week of production to close out the academic year, our graduating senior class will publish their final senior columns as they reflect on their time at UMass.

In one ear and out the …door?

Maral Margossian discusses how trivial things in our lives affect us in ways we wouldn’t think about – such as doors and memory.

Appreciating the power of literature

Maral Margossian discusses the power of literature to reach all types of people.

Distorted body image in America

Columnist Maral Margossian exposes a flaw in the American view of body image, especially in Hollywood.

Millennials’ votes can make a difference in all elections

Maral Margossian gives a brief explanation into the importance for young people to vote, especially today.

Advertising is all around us, with the help of Big Brother’s data

Maral Margossian warns us of the bombardment of invasive, personalized advertisements that the average person deals with on a daily basis.

Never again, never forget: Remembering the Armenian genocide

Maral Margossian discusses the horrors of the Armenian genocide, and explains why it is vital to remember the atrocity.

Five reasons why Russia won’t start World War III

Maral Margossian gives us five reasons why Putin wouldn’t dare start World War III in Crimea.

Women’s rights movement still relevant

Maral Margossian argues that the women’s rights movement still has work to do in accomplishing its goals worldwide.

NSA reaches its tentacles into space

Maral Margossian condemns the NSA’s recent adoption of the octopus, a historic symbol of institutional overreach, as its logo.

‘Thinspiration’ sites should be regulated

Maral Margossian explores the harmful nature of online “thinspiration” communities and websites, and advocates for their regulation.